Notebookcheck Logo

Huawei Mate 30 RS Porsche Design


Huawei Mate 30 RS Porsche Design
Huawei Mate 30 RS Porsche Design (Mate 30 Series)
HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G 8 x - 2.9 GHz, Cortex-A76/-A55
Graphics adapter
12 GB 
6.53 inch 18.5:9, 2440 x 1176 pixel 415 PPI, Capacitive, OLED, Corning Gorilla Glass 6, glossy: yes, HDR
512 GB UFS 3.0 Flash, 512 GB 
1 Infrared, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: Nano Memory, NFC, Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, face ID, fingerprint, USB-C
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 5.1, GSM, UMTS, LTE, 5G, Dual SIM, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 9.3 x 158.1 x 73.1 ( = 0.37 x 6.22 x 2.88 in)
4500 mAh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Android 10
Primary Camera: 40 MPix Quad: 40MP (f/1.6, 27mm, 1/1.7") + 8MP (3x optical zoom, f/2.4, 80mm, 1/4") + 40MP (f/1.8, 18mm, 1/1.54") + 3D TOF
Secondary Camera: 32 MPix f/2.0
Additional features
Keyboard: Virtual
198 g ( = 6.98 oz / 0.44 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
1700 Euro



Reviews for the Huawei Mate 30 RS Porsche Design

Những điều cần biết về Porsche Design Huawei Mate 30 RS
Source: FPT shop VN→EN version
Positive: Impressive design; solid workmanship; powerful hardware; excellent cameras; fast charging. Negative: High price.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 09/21/2019


Model: Inherited from PORSCHE DESIGN, the four cameras and glass band on the Huawei Mate 30 RS are the tribute to the iconic headlights and panoramic sunroof. The ultra-curves create an endless view and natural touch, giving a sense of exhilaration and accomplishment: the perfect fusion of PORSCHE DESIGN and HUAWEI. For design, precision is forged into details. The premium leather with sophisticated hand craftsmanship contributes to the fine and smooth touch on the fingers. The glittering glass band elegantly blends with the leather exterior design. The Mate 30 RS has a width of 73.1 mm, a height of 158.1 mm and a depth of 9.3 mm. It weighs at approximately 198 g (including the battery). The advanced gesture sensor and AI capability, intelligently detect hand movements to implement commands. The curved screen edges allow intuitive side-touch interaction on virtual buttons controlling the volume and games. The SuperSensing Cine Camera is especially designed to challenge extreme low-light conditions, capture the brilliance of fleeting moments with the Ultra-Slow-Motion-Video and freeze the mystery of changing time with the Time-Lapse-Pro mode.

Leading the 5G era, the Huawei Mate 30 RS features the world’s first flagship 5G SoC. Powered with 7nm+ EUV1 it provides enormous AI capability, ultra-high efficiency, and peak download speed. Furthermore it supports the SA + NSA dual architecture for real 5G now and in the future. The Mate 30 RS runs on a HUAWEI Kirin 990 5G octa-core processor (2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.86 GHz + 2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.36 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 1.95 GHz), a 16-core Mali-G76 graphics processing unit and a Dual Big Core + Tiny Core neural-network processing unit. With the superior 4,500 mAh battery, the PORSCHE DESIGN Mate 30 RS provides users with ultra-long endurance. No matter where a user is, home, car or office, they can enjoy the TÜV Rheinland safety certified 40 W HUAWEI SuperCharge and 27 W Wireless HUAWEI SuperCharge. Valuing security concerns as a priority, EMUI10 provides multi-level protection like in-screen fingerprint verification, 3D Face Unlock, App Lock and an isolated secure system whose microkernel has achieved CC EAL 5+, the highest level of security certification for consumer device OS globally. The Mate 30 RS is definitely a very high-end luxury device, which comes at a very high price tag. Highlighting the merits from inside out, the PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 30 RS creates a premium appearance that can be customized with an elegant or passionate interface. It is the user’s choice of taste just like the interior design of their beloved car.

Hands-on article by Jagadisa Rajarathnam

ARM Mali-G76 MP16: Integrated graphics card based on the second generation of the Bifrost architecture. Uses 16 of the 20 possible clusters and according to ARM offers twice the performance per cluster than the old Mali-G72. It is used in the Kirin 990 5G and according to Huawei should be about 6% faster and 20% more efficient than a Adreno 640 in a Snapdragon 855.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

Kirin 990 5G: ARM based octa-core SoC with 2x Cortex-A76 up to 2.86 GHz (performance), 2x A76 with up to 2.36 (balance) and 4x Cortex-A53 with up to 1.95 GHz (power saving). Integrates a neural processor (2+1 cores), a ARM Mali-G76 MP16 GPU at up to 700 MHz and a Balong 5G modem. Compared to the 4G version, the 5G 990 is slightly higher clocked (2 of the 3 clusters and the GPU). The SoC is manufactured in 7nm at TSMC.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

0.198 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.

Huawei: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. is a Chinese company founded in 1987 with focus on telecommunications hardware and 170000 employees. In the first quarter of 2016, Huawei had a market share of 8.2% in the smartphone market, making it the third-largest smartphone manufacturer in the world. Compared to the same quarter of 2015, Huawei increased its market share by more than 58%.
In 2014, Huawei created the sub brand Honor and offers certain smartphone series under this name. The name Huawei is usually not listed for these products.
There are a lot of reviews on Huawei phones with slightly above average ratings (as of 2016).

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


Please share our article, every link counts!

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

Honor Play4 Pro
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990
Honor 30 Pro
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990 5G
Honor 30 Pro+
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990 5G
Huawei P40 Pro+ 5G
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990 5G
Huawei P40
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990 5G
Huawei P40 Pro
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990 5G
Huawei Nova 6 5G
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990 5G
Honor V30 Pro
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990 5G
Huawei Mate 30 5G
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990 5G
Huawei Mate 30
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990
Huawei Mate 30 Pro
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990

Devices with the same GPU

Huawei Mate Xs
Mali-G76 MP16, Kirin 990 5G, 8.00", 0.3 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Huawei Pocket S
Adreno 642L, Snapdragon SD 778G 4G, 6.90", 0.19 kg
Huawei Nova Y61
unknown, unknown, 6.52", 0.188 kg
Huawei Nova 10 SE
Adreno 610, Snapdragon SD 680, 6.67", 0.184 kg
Huawei Nova 10z
unknown, unknown, 6.60", 0.179 kg
Huawei Mate 50E
Adreno 642L, Snapdragon SD 778G 5G, 6.70", 0.201 kg
Huawei Mate 50 RS Porsche Design
Adreno 730, Snapdragon SD 8+ Gen 1, 6.74", 0.232 kg
Huawei Mate 50
Adreno 730, Snapdragon SD 8+ Gen 1, 6.70", 0.202 kg
Huawei Mate 50 Pro
Adreno 730, Snapdragon SD 8+ Gen 1, 6.70", 0.209 kg
Huawei nova 10
Adreno 642L, unknown, 6.67", 0.168 kg
Huawei Nova Y90
Adreno 610, Snapdragon SD 680, 6.70", 0.195 kg
Huawei Nova 10 Pro
Adreno 642L, Snapdragon SD 778G 4G, 6.78", 0.191 kg
Huawei Nova Y70
Mali-G51 MP4, Kirin 710, 6.75", 0.199 kg
Huawei Nova Y70 Plus
unknown, unknown, 6.75", 0.199 kg
Huawei P50E
Adreno 642L, unknown, 6.50", 0.181 kg
Huawei Nova Y9a
Mali-G52 MP2, Mediatek Helio G80, 6.63", 0.197 kg
Huawei Mate Xs 2
Adreno 660, Snapdragon SD 888 4G, 7.80", 0.255 kg
Huawei nova 9 SE
Adreno 610, Snapdragon SD 680, 6.78", 0.191 kg
Current Prices
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > Huawei Mate 30 RS Porsche Design
Stefan Hinum (Update: 2019-10-10)